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Peninsula Forecast

  • Thursday Partly cloudy. Slight (30%) chance of a shower north of Weipa, becoming less likely in the late afternoon and evening. Near zero chance of rain elsewhere. Winds E 25 to 35 km/h decreasing to 15 to 20 km/h in the evening. Daytime maximum temperatures 27 to 32.

  • Friday Mostly sunny. Winds E 15 to 20 km/h becoming light before dawn then becoming E 25 to 35 km/h in the morning.

  • Saturday Mostly sunny. Winds E 20 to 30 km/h.

  • Sunday Mostly sunny. Winds E 20 to 30 km/h.

Issued Thu 11:34 EST

Peninsula Weather Forecasts

Forecast Min Max Chance of rain Rain amount Frost risk 9am 3pm
Wind RH Wind RH
°C °C km/h % km/h %
Mostly sunny
23 29 30% < 1mm Nil SE 28 67 SE 36 56
Mostly sunny
19 27 5% < 1mm Nil ESE 29 71 ESE 29 57
Mostly sunny
18 24 5% - Nil E 20 71 E 24 51
Mostly sunny
14 31 5% < 1mm Nil E 17 60 E 21 34
Mostly sunny
18 31 5% < 1mm Nil ESE 17 67 ESE 22 34
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Weather News

Grantham flood inquiry: Former quarry owner says western embankment natural, not manmade

12:49 EST

The former owner of the Grantham quarry that allegedly contributed to the fatal 2011 flood has said the western embankment beside the quarry was a natural landmark and not manmade.

Strengthening El Nino to reduce rainfall in northern and south-east Australia but wetter conditions for Western Australia

12:45 EST

The Bureau of Meteorology has confirmed the El Nino pattern is strengthening in the Pacific and is likely to persist into next year.

Drought to be high on agenda of bush councils during talks in St George

11:28 EST

The impact of the drought is expected to be the main theme as Queensland's bush councils hold a major conference today.